Kenny Dalglish’s Reds were top of the league when they met Everton in the FA Cup in 1991 but everything was about to change – and suddenly
There have been derby matches of better quality, but few more dramatic.
There have been meetings which had more at stake, but none which would have the same long-lasting consequences.
On Saturday, Liverpool will take on Everton at Anfield, the 238th instalment of one of English football’s most historic fixtures. It’s a big one, too, in terms of its importance to both sides’ hopes of Champions League qualification.